|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Chetek is 2,161. Chetek, Wisconsin is the 7,326th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Chetek was in 2010, when its population was 2,221. In 2010, Chetek was the 7,135th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,326th largest city in the US. Chetek is currently 2.7% smaller than it was in 2010.
Chetek has shrunk 1.0% since the year 2000. Chetek, Wisconsin's growth is below average. 60% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7225||St. Croix Falls||2,224||8.1%|
|7321||Redington Shores, Florida||2,163||-7.4%|
|7322||Fort Pierre, South Dakota||2,162||5.8%|
|7323||Oakboro, North Carolina||2,162||80.1%|
|7324||Olmos Park, Texas||2,162||-7.6%|
|7327||River Heights, Utah||2,161||43.0%|
|7328||South Bloomfield, Ohio||2,161||78.7%|
|7330||Cuba City, Wisconsin||2,159||0.3%|
|7332||Snow Hill, Maryland||2,159||-11.4%|
The total voting age population of Chetek, Wisconsin, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,733. The voting age population is 45.9% male and 54.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 29.0% of the residents of Chetek are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Chetek are 96.5% White, 1.5% American Indian, 1.2% Asian and 0.7% Black. Additionally, 0.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Chetek, 12.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 20.6%. On a per-household basis, 6.8% of families are below the poverty line in Chetek.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.6% of Chetek residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.9% of Chetek residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.5% have a bachelor's degree and 4.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Chetek residents aged 5 and older, 3.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Chetek is 3.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Chetek, 8.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Chetek is $55,625.
In Chetek, 73.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 26.3% of housing units in Chetek.
Of all the housing units in Chetek, 18.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Chetek, 9.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Chetek is $713.
In Chetek, 65.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.